Category Archives: Gigs

The Joe Belmont Experience + Barbara this Sunday


Barbara Ween will be joining the Joe Belmont Experience as special guest on Sunday October 1, 2017 from 6-9 pm at the Hawks and Reed Performing Arts Center in Greenfield, Mass. Barbara Ween on vocals, Joe Belmont – guitar, Rudi Weeks – bass and Eliezar Martinez on drums will be performing music of Pat Metheny, Joe Belmont , Miles Davis, some R and B, some Blues – all tunes we love. Come and experience great jazz in the valley.

Divas! First Night Noho 2017


Get out those new calendars! It’s First Night in Northampton and the Jazz Divas will be performing at the Edwards Church, tonight, 
Saturday, December 31, 2016 with shows at 7 and 8 pm

. The 
Valley Jazz Divas feature Barbara Ween, Jill Connolly and 
Carol Abbe Smith – vocals, with 
Martin Jaffe – keys, 
Wes Brown – bass and 
Claire Arenius – drums
. Dress in layers. It will be cold outside, but there will be a lot of hot jazz inside at the Edwards Church.

Divas in Paradise

Best Divas

It’s the Fall edition of the Paradise City Arts Festival this weekend and it starts out on Saturday with entertainment provided by the Valley Jazz Divas from Noon to 4 pm. Please join us for an afternoon of great jazz featuring Barbara Ween, Jill Connolly,
 Carol Abbe Smith – vocals, Bob Ferrier – guitar
, Wes Brown- bass and Clark Seibold – drums

Belmont 4 at the 121


C’mon over to the 121 Club in Easthampton on Thursday, August 11, from 7:30 – 10 pm. The 121 Club (formerly the Apollo Grill) is in the Eastworks building and is a venue for great jazz. The Joe Belmont Quartet features Barbara Ween – vocals, Joe Belmont – guitar, Joe Whalen – bass and Keith Leverault – drums.